McGraw, Underwood, Flatts Get AMA Nominations

Tim McGraw, Carrie Underwood and Rascal Flatts received two nominations each in the country category when the nominees for the 2007 American Music Awards were announced Tuesday (Oct. 9) in Los Angeles. Nominated for favorite album are McGraw’s Let It Go, Rascal Flatts’ Me and My Gang and Underwood’s Some Hearts. McGraw, Toby Keith and Brad Paisley are nominated for favorite male country artist, and Underwood, Martina McBride and Taylor Swift received nominations for favorite female artist. Rascal Flatts, Big & Rich and Brooks & Dunn are in the running for favorite country band, duo or group. Fan voting began Tuesday and continues through Nov. 2 at ABC.com. The awards show takes place Nov. 18 in Los Angeles.